34.8. The years and parts of a year which give entitlement to the increase provided for in section 20 shall be counted for the purposes of eligibility for the deferred annuity, and section 21 applies to the deferred annuity.
In addition, for the purposes of eligibility for the deferred annuity, every continuous period of service from the first day the person accumulates service after 31 December 1965 must be counted.
Any period between the day on which the person ceased to be a member of Government and Public Employees Retirement Plan, the Pension Plan of Management Personnel or this plan and the day on which such a plan ceased to apply to him, and any period of less than 211 days during which such a plan ceased to apply to him, must also be counted if such periods are prior to his last participation.
1990, c. 87, s. 7; 2001, c. 31, s. 225.